3-D Ultra Pinball

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Platforms
Critic Score User Score
Macintosh
...
4.8
Windows
68
3.8
Windows 3.x
66
4.6
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Description

Some would call it Impossible Pinball. Not that it is difficult to play, rather that you could never build a pinball machine that could do the type of things that this game does. But it seems as though that's the point. As like any pinball game, there is an underlying plot in which you must achieve certain goals on each of the three pinball tables (you can warp between them).

This takes you off into the fantasy pinball world, where anything can happen. Tanks can attack your ball, comets can fly in and create a crater in the middle of the board. Who knows what will happen next.

Screenshots

3-D Ultra Pinball Macintosh High score
3-D Ultra Pinball Macintosh Mine level ball on upper right track
3-D Ultra Pinball Windows
3-D Ultra Pinball Macintosh Bonus selection continue game

Alternate Titles

  • "3-D Ultra Pinball Outpost Odyssey - Fastest Pinball In Space" -- Working title
  • "3-D Ultra Pinball: Fastest Pinball in Space" -- tag-lined title

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User Reviews

An excellent pinball simulation Windows James Walter (242)

Critic Reviews

Mac Gamer Macintosh 2001 90 out of 100 90
PC Gamer Windows Dec, 1995 86 out of 100 86
macHOME Macintosh Mar, 1996 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Joker Windows Nov, 1995 72 out of 100 72
Power Play Windows Nov, 1995 72 out of 100 72
PC Player (Germany) Windows Nov, 1995 69 out of 100 69
PC Games (Germany) Windows 3.x Dec, 1995 65 out of 100 65
High Score Windows 3.x Feb, 1996 3 out of 5 60
Génération 4 Windows Nov, 1995 51 out of 100 51
Mac Game Gate Macintosh Nov 02, 1997 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Inspiration

The tables theme, graphics and sound are inspired by the 1994 Sierra game Outpost.

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